summary of opec
summary about opec
The effects of the embargo were immediate. The price of gasoline of a gallon rose from a national average of 38.5 cents in May 1973 to 55.1 cents in June 1974.Which began a huge riot during the 70s because when oil wasn't cheap as it was back then and oil wasn't being shipped anymore. More and more people would wait in a huge line of cars,and trucks for many hours to get a tank of gasoline, and or oil.Americans continue to use energy in amounts far out of proportion to their numbers, automakers continue to oppose legislation that would force them to increase the efficiency of cars, and the United States continues to respond to any threat to the supply of oil as a threat to national .